Glass Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of molded glass balls, red, reflective, alternating with thin double-ellipsoidal shapes, mirrored silver. Connected with white cotton string, tied in a loop, with small cardboard square at end, unmarked.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
garland
date made
1890-1930
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
cotton string (component material)
cardboard (tag material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in x 5 1/4 in; 3.4925 cm x 3.4925 cm x 13.335 cm
place made
Germany
Czechoslovakia
Japan
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0427
catalog number
298065.0427
accession number
298065
subject
Christmas
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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